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Energy / CIA and Sri Reports #251688

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 27, 1977
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(Studio) Some of CIA energy report's findings, cited by president Carter in energy messages, are being challenged.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) Differences in CIA report and study made by Stanford Research Institute noted. [SRI Energy Center spokesperson John P. HENRY - says CIA report with regard to USSR import of oil doesn't make sense; cites reasons.] SRI report to be issued this week, at conference sponsored by Scientists Institution for Public Info., which doesn't endorse findings but says they're important. [Scientists Institution spokesperson Alan McGOWAN - notes new report simply says smooth, orderly transition can be made with supplies now available.] Experts' times don't agree, but it's true oil and gas supply limited.
REPORTER: Charles Osgood

Cronkite, Walter;
Osgood, Charles

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